Items in Category American Forces

UNITED STATES ARMY heavily embossed gilt crest ATUCKCARD
UNITED STATES ARMY heavily embossed gilt crest
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, (KING & QUEEN, GVI) Christmas & New Year, WWII, U.S. Forces in Europe
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heavy gilt embossing, single fold
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR
date used: Nov, 22, 1943

USA FLYING FORTRESS, 95TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP painting of plane ATUCKCARD
USA FLYING FORTRESS, 95TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP painting of plane
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, (KING & QUEEN, GVI) Christmas & New Year, WWII, U.S. Forces in Europe
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heavy gilt embossing, single fold
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: 95TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND
hand-written Christmas message

EIGHTH AIR FORCE gilt, silver & red crest in blue circle ATUCKCARD
EIGHTH AIR FORCE gilt, silver & red crest in blue circle
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, (KING & QUEEN, GVI) Christmas & New Year, WWII, U.S. Forces in Europe
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embossed, single fold, oblong, blue back
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: FROM SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND
WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR

Eighth Air Force crest in blue circle over painting of snowy village, 100TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP (inside) ATUCKCARD
Eighth Air Force crest in blue circle over painting of snowy village, 100TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP (inside)
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, (KING & QUEEN, GVI) Christmas & New Year, WWII, U.S. Forces in Europe
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single fold
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: FROM SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND
WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR
with 100TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP below

SILENT MIGHT (Royal Academy) inset panel:- painting night scene of convoy of ships TEST
SILENT MIGHT (Royal Academy) inset panel:- painting night scene of convoy of ships
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Greeting, Christmas, AMERICAN Y.M.C.A, 1914-1918, W.W. I
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folded card with double page secured with red, white & blue ribbon, bow front left
back:-Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

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on page inside left top:-"THRICE ARMED IS HE WHOSE CAUSE IS JUST"
above:- THE AMERICAN Y.M.C.A. SENDS THIS CHRISTMAS CARD AND HEARTY GREETINGS TO OUR MEN IN BLUE AND KHAKI. MAY THE BLESSINGS OF THIS DAY-SO DIFFERENT FROM ANY BEFORE-NEVER BE FORGOTTEN.
on page inside right top:- AMERICAN Y.M.C.A. logo
above:-MEMORY BRIDGES ALL THE MILES BETWEEN US AND SPEEDS A GREETING ON THIS DAY OF DAYS